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UpComing Events

Please check with the sponsoring organization for all events. For events on Oahu, call (808) 956-6712. For Big Island events, call (808) 933-0891.

For IfA Colloquia, check the Web



Center for Star and Planet Formation meetings every Thursday from 12:30 to 2 p.m. in the IfA-Manoa Auditorium with video link to IfA-Hilo, room M131. Those wishing to be on the e-mail list should contact Dr. Bo Reipurth at


The Onizuka Center for International Astronomy Visitor Information Station at Hale Pohaku (9,300-foot level of Mauna Kea) is open weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m., and 6:00 to 10:00 p.m. On Saturday and Sunday, hours are from 9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m.

The Center hosts public stargazing nightly and summit tours on Saturdays and Sundays. Before visiting Mauna Kea, please call (808) 961-2180 or go to the Visitor Information Station Web site.

"The Universe Tonight" features recent observations and discoveries, 6:00 p.m., first Saturday of every month at Onizuka Center for International Astronomy.

"Malalo I Ka Lani Po" features cultural aspects of Mauna Kea, 6:00 p.m., third Saturday of every month at Onizuka Center.